Handpieces

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High-Speed Handpieces (air-driven)(99)
Low-Speed Handpieces (air-driven)(49)
Electric Handpieces(58)
Air-Driven Handpieces(53)
Handpiece Accessories(178)
Prophy Handpieces(14)
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A Dec Inc
Acteon
Adec
Aseptico, Inc.
Bien Air Usa, Inc.
Brasseler Usa
Buffalo Dental Manufacturing Co., Inc.
Coltene
DentalEZ
Dentsply Sirona
Dentsply Sirona - Midwest
Dentsply Sirona Preventive
Directa Dental
Henry Schein
KaVo Dental
Kavo Kerr
Kerr Dental
Komet Usa
Nobel Biocare
NSK
Pac-Dent International, Inc.
Scican Inc.
Wise Dental Repair
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Electric Handpieces CATEGORY DESCRIPTION

Designed for power and flexibility, electric handpieces use electricity to generate a rotary cutting motion.

Most electric handpiece motors operate at speeds from 1,500 rpm to 40,000 rpm, with power (torque) ranging from 55 to 65 Watts. This increased and constant torque enables smooth, consistent cutting through enamel, porcelain, metals and zirconia across a wide range of speeds with no power loss. Many electric handpieces offer both high-speed (for applications such as cutting tooth structure and finishing restorations) and low-speed capabilities (endodontics, implantology, caries removal, and prophylaxis, etc.). Growing in popularity are dedicated rotary endodontic systems, featuring torque-sensing, auto-reverse and constant file speed.

Basic electric handpiece systems include a controller, electric motor, and color-coded attachments that connect to the motor and accept burs/diamonds and other cutting instruments. Blue-banded low-speed (1:1) attachments are designed for extremely low-speed procedures, such as rotary endodontics. Green-banded, speed-reducing attachments spin the burs/diamonds at speeds lower than those of the motor, most often with ratios from 8:1 to 27:1, but with other available ratios as well.

All electric controllers detect a slowing of the motor, and automatically send more power to the motor when needed. Because most of these devices deliver ample high-speed cutting power, even at 150,000 rpm, clinicians can tailor cutting speeds to particular burs and materials.

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With Dentsply Sirona’s Midwest E Plus electric handpiece attachments, clinicians can perform a broad range of procedures with excellent...
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According to Aseptico, the AEU-7000 fffers the highest available torque of up to 80 Ncm, ensuring compatibility with most implant...
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The light hose is very flexible below the quick-connect coupling, which rotates 360 degrees on the motor side. The short total length of...
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The Ti-Max X85L is a miniature head speed increasing electric attachment that improves posterior access and visibility. It features...
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Composed of a tabletop control unit and the MCX-LED brushless micromotor, Bien-Air’s Optima MCX electric handpiece system offers dental...
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Water spray can be adjusted at motor. Motor speed range 100-40,000 rpm (with various attachments 2-200,000 rpm). Motor torque 3 Ncm....
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DENTSPLY Professional’s Midwest E electric handpiece system combines power and control for use in high-speed, low-speed, and endodontic...
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The NLX Nano from NSK Dental is a brushless micromotor system with LED. This portable electric micromotor system covers a wide speed...
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Quieter than brush motors. 3-year warranty (includes motor, tubing and control box). Two programmable speed settings. Water spray can be...
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The EA-40LT electric brushless micromotor from A-dec is designed to integrate seamlessly into the A-dec Cascade delivery system. It is...
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Ti-Max Z family of electric handpieces from NSK Dental offers durability, high-performance, ergonomics, visibility, low-noise level, and...
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The powerful, 40,000-rpm brushless micromotor is compatible with AHP-72MBFO-XL Mont Blanc 1:5 increaser, AHP-77C/CS 1:2 surgical,...

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    Can you think of one day in the practice of dentistry that you have not used a handpiece? Is it the instrument that spends the most time in your hand? Among the things you considered when purchasing it, did you contemplate air-driven versus electric? Or do you have some of each kind? They can be used for some of the same things, but what makes...

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